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Employment and average hourly earnings by industry

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Employment and average hourly earnings by industry for all employees, December 2019, seasonally adjusted
Industry Over-the-month-change in employment (in thousands) Average hourly earnings Employment level (in thousands)

Total private

139 28.32 129,737

Mining and logging

-9 34.61 731

Construction

20 31.11 7,551

Manufacturing

-12 28.15 12,855

Wholesale trade

8.3 31.63 5,963.2

Retail trade

41.2 20.04 15,829.5

Transportation and warehousing

-10.4 25.06 5,568.1

Utilities

0.8 41.98 552.2

Information

3 42.34 2,839

Financial activities

6 36.36 8,737

Professional and business services

10 34.22 21,651

Education and health services

36 27.82 24,559

Leisure and hospitality

40 16.77 16,942

Other services

5 25.38 5,959